As a UT LEAD student, you’re required to attend at least one event from the following categories: Leadership, Excellence/Achievement, and Diversity.
To record your attendance at these events, we’ve set up a VOLink page: https://volink.utk.edu/
Check out our guide on how to record your events here:
Logging LEAD Events on VOLink
Looking for an event to attend? Check out our calendar and list of suggestions below (each event has a link to more details including times and locations):
*Listed events are not inclusive of every event that can fulfill this requirement. Please feel free to attend other qualifying events you find that aren’t posted.*
Leadership: uniting and motivating others in the pursuit of a common goal
Experiences that expose students to leadership experiences inside and outside the classroom including leadership conferences, service opportunities, and leadership positions.
Excellence & Achievement: developmental experience that will aid in your growth as a young professional
Experiences that expose students to excellence and achievement inside and outside the classroom including undergraduate research, meeting with an Academic Coach, attending an educational workshop, completing a career assessment and meeting with a career consultant, and participating in Educational Advancement Program.
Diversity: the acknowledgement and celebration of similarities and differences
Experiences that expose students to diversity experiences inside and outside the classroom including attending an event hosted by the Diversity Educators, Safe Zone Training, and any cultural events, programs, or training that enhance intercultural skills.